Ten annoying operating system failings
Oct 07, 2010, 23:03 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jack Wallen)
"There's no denying that every operating system has its own
little foibles, but some shortcomings are more infuriating than
others, says Jack Wallen.
"Just because I champion the use of Linux does not mean I think
it's perfect. In fact, I have issues with just about every
operating system available. These issues don't relate to
third-party software — just the operating system itself.
"1. Windows and its secrecy
One of the things I hate about Windows is the way it hides
everything. If you have a problem, it is hard to know where to look
for an answer. If you are running a server flavour of Windows, you
could look in various notification alerts. But beyond that, when
bad something goes wrong, Windows simply doesn't want to let you